Surfing Waves

TODOS SANTOS PHOTO FEATURE

Putting together an Odyssey Expedition, or a Standby Session like the one that these photos are taken from, takes an enormous amount of logistical planning. Gary Linden, famous big wave chaser and tow board shaper from Oceanside, has done innumerable…

EUROPEAN ODYSSEY PHOTOS

The enlarged version of this image shows the overview of the local set up. The church overlooking the break is an icon for the perfect left hander that peels off in the foreground. Long known to the campervan nomads who…

AUSTRALIAN ODYSSEY TRAINING CAMP – DAY 1

SOME of the world’s most skilled and courageous open ocean surfing identities convened on Australia’s precious Gold Coast today for what is basically the continuation of safety awareness and procedure seminars for Billabong’s ongoing big wave hunt – The Billabong…

AUSTRALIAN ODYSSEY TRAINING CAMP – DAY 3

After an early breakfast at the Vikings SLSC clubhouse, the troops gathered on the beach for a series of physical challenges. They included pushing a trailer-mounted jet ski across the sand for a hundred metres. In this domain of the…

BILLABONG XXL BIG WAVE AWARDS WEBCAST FRIDAY NIGHT

NEWPORT BEACH, CA (April 15, 2003) — With only days remaining until the winners are announced at the Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards, nominees for surfing’s biggest prize have already begun arriving in Southern California from as far away…